Responsible Care®
As a member of the American Chemistry Council (ACC), Carus Corporation takes great pride in its commitment to Responsible Care, the chemical industry’s world-class environmental, health, safety and security performance initiative. Responsible Care companies play a vital role in ensuring that the business of chemistry is safe, secure and sustainable.


ISO 9001:2015
ISO 9001:2015 certification affirms that Carus Corporation maintains a Quality Management System that meets requirements set by the International Organization for Standardization. ISO certification validates Carus’ commitment to consistently provide products that meet customer and regulatory requirements, and to increase customer satisfaction through continual improvement. 
Carus' Quality Policy States that we:
  • conform to agreed standards
  • meet customer requirements
  • are committed to continually improve


NSF International recognizes Carus Corporation for its outstanding achievement of product quality and excellence, through certification of Carus’ drinking water treatment products.


Alexander Chemical, a Carus Group company, is committed to Responsible Distribution, as verified by the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD). Responsible Distribution is a third-party verified environmental, health, safety & security program that lets members demonstrate their commitment to continuous performance improvement in every phase of chemical storage, handling, transportation, and disposal.


Kiwa certifies that select Carus Europe products and associated production facilities meet Kiwa’s internationally recognized hygienic requirements and quality standards. Kiwa was formed in 1948 to boost the quality of products utilized in the drinking water sector.
Kiwa certified products include:
CARUSOL® liquid permanganate, CARUSOL® C, AQUOX® Free Flowing Grade potassium permanganate
REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals) is a European Union regulation, adopted to improve the protection of human health and the environment, while enhancing the competitiveness of the EU chemicals industry. It also promotes alternatives to animal testing. To comply, companies must identify and manage risks linked to the substances they manufacture and market in the EU, demonstrate to ECHA how the substance can be safely used, and communicate risk management measures to users. Carus Europe is the lead registrant for all Carus brands of liquid and solid permanganate and the only representative for all Carulite brands in Europe.